San Luis Obispo has a total population of 44,174 and a student population of 31,858. Of these students, 19,325 are enrolled in schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
The largest biomedical engineering school in San Luis Obispo, by student population, is California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. In 2010, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in biomedical engineering.
A reported 35 students graduated with credentials in biomedical engineering in San Luis Obispo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at San Luis Obispo's biomedical engineering schools was $21,249 per year for instate students and $32,409 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biomedical engineering program in San Luis Obispo. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,623 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,403.
If you plan on staying in San Luis Obispo after graduating from biomedical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for biomedical engineers in San Luis Obispo, which is the most popular biomedical engineering profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of biomedical engineers is expected to increase by 80% in San Luis Obispo. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biomedical engineers.
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